New Russian-Made Mi-28 Attack Helicopter Crashes in Western Uganda

January 3, 2024 @ 12:26 PM

In a devastating incident, a Russian-made Mi-28 attack helicopter crashed in Nyamisingiri Village, Kichwamba sub-county, Ntoroko district, Western Uganda, on Tuesday. The helicopter, en route to the Democratic Republic of Congo, tragically struck a village house, claiming the lives of both crew members aboard

Russians Reprogramming Captured Ukrainian Starlink-Controlled Baba Yaga Drones

December 28, 2023 @ 05:37 AM

The Russian Armed Forces successfully downed a Ukrainian Baba Yaga hexacopter drone, known for its deployment of large-caliber mines, and subsequently reprogrammed the captured UAV. The UAV, controlled through the Starlink satellite network, posed a significant challenge to Russian forces due to its elusive nature and untraceable operators

Two New F-15EXs Featuring New Capabilities Arrive at Eglin AFB

December 22, 2023 @ 05:43 AM

The pair of F-15EX combat jets that recently landed at the U.S

Ukrainian IRIS-T SLM System Counters Waves of Russian Attacks with Over 12

December 6, 2023 @ 06:49 AM

The IRIS-T SLM medium-range air defence system by Diehl Defence has reportedly demonstrated a significant success rate, even in the face of waves of attacks with more than 12 targets. In a statement released on December 4, the company

India Procures BHEL’s Upgraded Super Rapid Naval Gun Systems for Navy

November 29, 2023 @ 02:54 PM

The Indian Ministry of Defence has signed a contract worth INR 2,956 Crore ($355 million) with Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) for procurement of 16 Upgraded Super Rapid Gun Mount (SRGM). The contract covers associated equipment/ accessories for Indian Navy under Buy (Indian) category

France’s Nexter Halves Production Time of Caesar Howitzers

November 29, 2023 @ 02:42 PM

The French military has officially received the initial batch of Caesar self-propelled howitzers, replacing those sent to Ukraine as part of defense aid, and they are being produced at double the previous rate. Sébastien Lecornu, Minister of the French Armed Forces, announced this development, emphasizing that artillery regiments have already integrated the new weaponry

Czech Republic's PBS Velka Bites Rejects Allegations of Supplying APUs for Russian...

November 23, 2023 @ 07:54 AM

Czech-based PBS Velká Biteš has vehemently

Eurofighter CEO Keen on Pushing Typhoon Sales

November 20, 2023 @ 01:32 PM

Eurofighter Typhoon consortiums CEO, Giancarlo Mezzanatto, is strategically focused on advancing Typhoon fighter sales, with a particular emphasis on tapping into the lucrative market potential in the Middle East. In response to the dynamic global geopolitical shifts triggered by the conflict in Ukraine, Mezzanatto, underlined the strategic significance of the Typhoon in European defense

Gaza Hospital Explosion Brings Focus on Joint Direct Attack Munition

October 19, 2023 @ 11:21 AM

Israels alleged use of a bomb equipped with a Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) kit to hit the 140-year-old Al-Ahli hospital in Gaza killing 500 people has raised curiosity on what a JDAM really is. Israel has denied it bombed the hospital claiming that the extensive damage was caused by a misfired Hamas rocket

IFV 35mm Ammo Modified for German Gepard Anti-aircraft Tank En Route to...

September 6, 2023 @ 06:00 AM

A fresh batch of 35mm ammunition, produced by Rheinmetall specifically for the Gepard anti-aircraft tank, is currently en route to Ukraine. This ammunition was adapted from the main armament of an infantry fighting vehicle, as Switzerland declined to provide weapons to Ukraine due to its "neutral" status, Rheinmetall

Bell-Boeing Osprey: Accident Prone?

August 28, 2023 @ 06:34 AM

An Osprey tiltrotor aircraft with 23 people on board crashed during a U.S